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    Fundraisers go behind the scenes at University cancer research labs

    Volunteers at the coal face of fundraising for cancer research came face-to-face with researchers to see how their hard-earned cash is being put to good use.

  • ‘Sewing machine’ idea gives insight into origins of Alzheimer’s

    Researchers at Lancaster University have invented a new imaging tool inspired by the humble sewing machine which is providing fresh insight into the origins of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.

  • A brighter future for cancer diagnosis

    Lancaster University is taking part in a UK research initiative which is bringing significant improvements in the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of three of the world’s most common forms of cancer.

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    BLS on BBC2's Autumnwatch

    Dr Jackie Parry and fellow scientists from BLS appeared on BBC 'Autumnwatch', investigating the mud-dwelling fauna of Morecambe Bay.